Family Recipes

Tupperware Thursdays – A quick and easy chicken salad

  January is a time were we tend to (try) and eat healthier and save money! One easy way to do this is to prepare your own lunch. A simple and nutritious chicken salad at lunch time can do just that!   Ingredients 1 tbsp of Rapeseed oil 2 chicken fillets 2 tomatoes Mixed herbs […]
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Butterbean and Smoked Bacon Soup

To some, the combination of ingredients in this soup may seem unusual. On tasting however, the beautiful spicy kick that complements the sweetness of the carrots – your mind will be blown. The addition of smoked bacon really adds a little umph in terms of flavours. Some people prefer not to blitz this soup , […]
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Black pudding rosti with a Guinness and onion gravy

Black pudding rosti with a Guinness and onion gravy Ingredients Serves: 4 ·       3 tablespoons butter ·       1/2 large onion, thinly sliced into half moons ·       3 tablespoons plain flour ·       250ml beef stock ·       125ml Guinness or other stout For the rosti ·       900g baking potatoes, peeled and cut into large cubes ·       6 […]
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Entertaining this year? Try our Slow Cooked Beef Massaman Curry

Slow Cooked Beef Massaman Curry by Hugh Junior. When entertaining for Christmas, people tend to over think and over complicate. Whether its a big or small crowd however, a good curry recipe will never let you down. This recipe in particular is perfect if you are stuck for time between all the coming and goings […]
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Christmas Ham – All you need to know

The Christmas Ham A traditional ham whether smoked or unsmoked is the perfect choice if you’ve got a full house this Christmas. My family always cook ours on Christmas Eve so that it can be enjoyed on its own and then there is plenty leftover for the festive dinner the next day. Place your ham into […]
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Gastro Gays’ Chicken and Black Pudding en Croûte

By Patrick Hanlon , Russell Alford. Six-ingredient supper: The food bloggers and social media consultants on their throwback favourite For those days when you have neither the time nor the patience for culinary masterpieces in the kitchen, this is our go-to. It is a fail-safe, simple and straightforward supper , with hardly any ingredients needed […]
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